“Lakers need to play better individual defense, transition defense, and team defense”: Magic Johnson blurts out the obvious as he criticizes LeBron James and co

Magic Johnson claims that for the Lakers to play better overall defense, they need to be better defensively in the 3 main components of defense.  The Los Angeles Lakers have had an extremely rocky start to their 2021-22 NBA campaign…

“We knew he was getting to that spot, the 18,000 fans knew he was getting to that spot, but there was nothing we could do about it!” Magic Johnson is in awe of Bernard King’s unstoppable turnaround jumper

Bernard King reminisces about his turnaround jumper in an interview with Sports Illustrated – “They used to call me Baseline King”. Bernard King made his debut in 1977 for the New Jersey Nets. He broke the then franchise record for…

“Y’all called Cade Cunningham a bust, now look at him ball out”: NBA Twitter erupts as the Pistons rookie joins LeBron James, Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, and others in a special feat

Dropping 19 points, 5 assists, and 2 rebounds during the 114-103 loss to the Suns, Cade Cunningham joins 6 legends to achieve a special feat. After a series of awful performances early this season, the #1 pick of the 2021…

“Larry Bird was the only player I feared”: When Magic Johnson revealed how he was “frightened” by the Celtics legend during their playing days

Years after their retirement, Magic Johnson disclosed how Larry Bird was the only player the Lakers legend ever feared playing against. Back in the 1980s, Larry Bird and Magic Johnson were the main contributing factors in revolutionizing the league, making…

“I didn’t live up to expectations on the Lakers”: Lonzo Ball admits his stint with the purple and gold wasn’t as fruitful as Magic Johnson would’ve hoped

Lonzo Ball claims that he didn’t live up to the otherworldly expectations that were set for him when with the Los Angeles Lakers.  Lonzo Ball should have never been selected with the 2nd overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. The…

“Magic Johnson would not have played as a point guard in this era”: Isiah Thomas explains how the Lakers legend would have played differently, akin to Draymond Green and Nikola Jokic

Isiah Thomas believes that Magic Johnson would have played as a center in this league rather than point guard position which he revolutionized in the ’80s. Today’s game demands scoring point guards who are quick and can shoot 3’s. Since…

“Michael Jordan will laugh with you and then kill you”: Magic Johnson echoes a similar sentiment to Jeff Van Gundy as he hints towards the Bulls legend faking friendships

Magic Johnson shares a similar sentiment to Jeff Van Gundy as he claims Michael Jordan will soften up his opponents, beat them, and then laugh with them later.  Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson have quite the storied history with one…

“Magic Johnson said he wanted to play for the Lakers for 3 years and go”: Lakers owner Jeanie Buss recounts how Dr. Jerry Buss had the foresight to agree to Earvin’s 3-year plan of bolting to Detroit Pistons

Magic Johnson has perhaps the best smile among all professional sportspersons. Jeanie Buss vividly remembers meeting him as a 17-year-old. Jeanie Buss was an excited teenager who couldn’t quite comprehend her father Jerry’s money moves at the time. However, she…

“Lakers fans would yell at me on the street, ‘Why is your team so bad?!’”: Magic Johnson broke down to Jeanie Buss how the Lakers failures affected his day-to-day life

Jeanie Buss recounts the time Magic Johnson approached her and said Lakers fans were blaming him for the team’s struggles in the 2010s.  The Los Angeles Lakers, following the various injuries to Kobe Bryant in the mid-2010s, started to realize…

“What if Magic Johnson came from the hood? What if he had a DMX attitude?”: The two questions that made Kevin Garnett an unstoppable force

The Boston Celtics legend Kevin Garnett has a documentary coming up, giving us an insight into his Hall of Fame career. Earlier this year, Kevin Garnett. got inducted into the NBA Hall of Fame along with Kobe Bryant and Tim…